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Cathedral Slava in Pittsburgh

Cathedral Slava in Pittsburgh
Cathedral Slava in Pittsburgh
Cathedral Slava in Pittsburgh
Cathedral Slava in Pittsburgh

On Sunday, June 4th, Holy Trinity Cathedral of Pittsburgh welcomed His Grace Bishop Irinej to help celebrate its patronal feast day of Pentecost.  

Following the procession around the outside of the church, the Slavski kolach and koljivo were blessed.  Kumovi were Ray and Shirley Popovich. Following Divine Liturgy, a luncheon followed at Salvatore’s Events and Catering where this year’s five high school graduates and two college graduates were honored. 

Свеправославна Литургија у цркви Светог Саве у Лондону

Свеправославна Литургија у цркви Светог Саве у Лондону
Свеправославна Литургија у цркви Светог Саве у Лондону
Свеправославна Литургија у цркви Светог Саве у Лондону
Свеправославна Литургија у цркви Светог Саве у Лондону

On Pentecost Monday, the Pan-orthodox Liturgy was celebrated at St Sava’s Church in London.

The Eucharistic assembly was led by his Eminence Archbishop Gregorios of Thyateira and Great Britain of the Patriarchate of Constantinople and concelebrating with him were: Archbishop Elisey of Sourozh, Russian Orthodox Church, Bishop Dositey of Great Britain and Scandinavia, Serbian Orthodox Church, Archbishop of Dmanisi, Agarak-Tashiri, and Great Britain and Ireland: Zenon (Iaradzhuli), Auxiliary Bishop Ignatius (Muresan), Romanian Church, The Right Reverend Athanasios (Theocharous), Bishop of Tropaeou   The Most Reverend Kallistos (Ware), Metropolitan of Diokleia, a Professor at Oxford University, was also present at this great event of the pan-orthodox union.

A new editor of Orthodoxy and Theological Views

Protodeacon Dr. Damjan Bozic – a new editor of the Serbian Patriarchate newspaper “Pravоslavlje” (Orthodoxy ) and of the theological periodical “Teoloski pogledi” (Theological Views)

Protodeacon dr Damjan S. Bozic: Born in Pech, Kosovo and Metohia (1978). Elementary as well as music school finished in Belgrade (1993). Seminary school in Prizren graduated in 1998. Theological faculty as well as master and doctoral studies finished in USA (1999-2011). Ordained deacon by Metropolitan Christopher (2003). From 2003 until 2012 he served at the Chicago Cathedral, worked at the office of  Metropolitanate and School of Theology in Libertyville. In 2011 he was elevated to the rank of protodeacon.

His Beatitude John X presides over the Divine Liturgy of Pentecost

His Beatitude John X presides over the Divine Liturgy of Pentecost
His Beatitude John X presides over the Divine Liturgy of Pentecost
His Beatitude John X presides over the Divine Liturgy of Pentecost
His Beatitude John X presides over the Divine Liturgy of Pentecost

His Beatitude John X the Orthodox Patriarch of Antioch and all the east has assured that the Church of Antioch in which the disciples were first called, christians, is the church of the children of peace and non- violence. It is the church of staying in homeland despite all difficulties and calamities.

Chinese-language Orthodox catechism published in Hong Kong

Orthodox Christians in China have the opportunity to grow omto a deeper understanding of their faith with the new Chinese-language translation of Archpriest Oleg Davidenkov’s catechism, which has been published in Hong Kong. The translation, made by Fr. Anatoly Kung of the Sts. Peter and Paul Church, has been issued by the China Orthodox Press, reports Pravoslavie.fm. The issuing of this new catechism is an important event in the life of the Chinese mission. The book will be interesting for Chinese readers desiring to systematize their understanding of Orthodoxy, and those students studying in Orthodox theological schools.

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On Pentecost Sunday 22nd May/4th June 2017, the Patriarchate celebrated the remembrance of the inspiration by the Holy Spirit at the Most Holy Church of the Resurrection.